Bachelor’s Degree: Kent State University, Kent, OH
Medical Degree: Northeastern Ohio College of Medicine, Rootstown, OH
Residency: Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
Fellowship: Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (General Psychiatry; Child and Adolescent Psychiatry)
Dr. Avva has been practicing Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in the Chicagoland area for over 15 years. She is practicing at MiraCare part-time. She has experience in pharmacotherapy and consultation in children ages 13 years and younger with a particular focus on anxiety disorders, depressive disorders, and attention deficit disorders.
Dr. Avva believes in compassionate care with a comprehensive approach to treatment. She is a strong proponent of therapy and believes that patients and their families should continue in therapy while being treated with medication. She strives to help patients achieve a healthier and happier life.